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Nagaland BJP in a fix; ticket aspirants much higher than seat sharing formula agreed with ally NDPP

First Published: 23rd January, 2023 14:24 IST

With some sitting NDPP legislators and former candidates of various parties making beeline for the BJP, the party finds itself in a sticky spot in Nagaland as ticket aspirants are

If BJP gives tickets to all who have joined the party recently hoping for a ticket and all the other aspirants and existing MLAs, the party would cross the seat-sharing formula agreed upon with its ally NDPP recently in New Delhi for the upcoming polls.

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